Clarence Bowling Club was founded in 1907, followed in 1926 by Clarence Ladies’ Bowling Club. In 1965, Wessex Ladies’ Bowling Club was formed, sharing our facilities. In 2002, following a generous legacy from former club-member Les Andrews – and a great deal of hard work by our members – the Les Andrews pavilion was opened by David Bryant MBE and this provides us with one of the best clubhouse facilities in the country.
In 2017, Clarence Ladies joined Clarence Men to form a mixed club –
In 2018 we look forward to hosting the UK Disability Bowls Home Nations Championships in addition to the annual Weston-
In 2019 we will be honoured to host the Visually Impaired Bowls England National Championships.
Clarence BC plays in the Men’s Somerset County League and the Men’s Over 60s Triples League and the Ladies compete in county club competitions and local Ladies’ Leagues. We also host numerous Tourists and day-